Dr. Leon Sones, MD

Dr. Leon Sones, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. Leon Sones, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 59 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1955 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

435 N Bedford Dr Ste 400

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sones performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

more than 78% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 62% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 39% of peers

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Dr. Sones' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sones "Honorary Status, Asst. Clinical Professor, UCLA Dept. Of Psychiatry Formerly, Clinical Chief Dept. of Psychiatry, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Formerly, Founding Director, Consultation and Liaison Service, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Formerly, Founding Chairman, Peer Review Committee, Dept. Of Psychiatry, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sones "Combine drug and psychotherapy.  In psychotherapy patient and I explore together and find ways of dealing with the issues effectively."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

4  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • UCLA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1951
  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1955
  • Harbor Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1956
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1959

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sones has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sones' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sones to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Sones' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Sones helped me enormously. Simply put, he is the best.
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Dr. Sones is a very nice man. However, he is way too old to still be practicing. He's very old fashioned and tends to get confused easily. He even laughed at me when I told him about having a certain mental disorder that he'd never heard of. Needs to retire. I have been fighting his bills for the...more
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If patient had so much trouble with my "office", he should have contacted me directly. Further, what is this "certain mental disorder" that I've never heard of.

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